EARTHQUAKE STABILITY OF SLOPES OF COHESIONLESS SOILS

This article discusses the work of Seed and Goodman relating to the problem of designing a test to measure the strength of cohesionless material under low confining pressures, and questions whether their test, which involves sliding a plastic block of sand to obtain the shear strength, is best for the dynamic analysis of slopes.

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  • Accession Number: 00095454
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Discussion
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 29 1975 12:00AM